The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Harrow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 4 10 22
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +12
Permanent jobs citing Games 11 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrow 22.92% 12.90% 9.24%
As % of the General category 44.00% 25.81% 27.50%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 5
Average salary £50,000 - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Games
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Harrow region.

General Category
Harrow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
25 31 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrow 52.08% 50.00% 33.61%
Number of salaries quoted 14 20 17
Average salary £35,000 £39,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% -29.09%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Harrow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Games across the Harrow region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Harrow

Games
Salary Trend in Harrow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Games across the Harrow region.

Games Salary Trend in Harrow

Games
Salary Histogram in Harrow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Games across the Harrow region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Games Salary Histogram in Harrow

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrow

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Harrow region citing Games also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Games.

1 30 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (50.00%) Java
3 20 (47.62%) SQL
4 14 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 14 (33.33%) Scrum
5 12 (28.57%) Tableau
6 11 (26.19%) Kanban
6 11 (26.19%) High Availability
6 11 (26.19%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (26.19%) Software Delivery
7 10 (23.81%) Google
7 10 (23.81%) UML
7 10 (23.81%) MS Excel
7 10 (23.81%) SOA
8 9 (21.43%) TIBCO
8 9 (21.43%) JIRA
8 9 (21.43%) Analytics
9 8 (19.05%) User Stories
9 8 (19.05%) Multivariate Testing
9 8 (19.05%) Google Analytics
9 8 (19.05%) Performance Testing
9 8 (19.05%) Subversion
9 8 (19.05%) CSS
9 8 (19.05%) XML
9 8 (19.05%) XSLT
9 8 (19.05%) JavaScript
10 7 (16.67%) Oracle
10 7 (16.67%) BusinessWorks
10 7 (16.67%) JMS
10 7 (16.67%) Web Analytics

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Harrow by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Harrow region citing Games also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Games. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (11.90%) Node.js
2 3 (7.14%) IIS
3 2 (4.76%) Apache
4 1 (2.38%) Confluence
4 1 (2.38%) Umbraco
4 1 (2.38%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (23.81%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (4.76%) MS Office
4 1 (2.38%) Acrobat
4 1 (2.38%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (2.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (2.38%) Adobe Premiere
4 1 (2.38%) InDesign
4 1 (2.38%) MS Project
4 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.38%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (16.67%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 8 (19.05%) Google Analytics
2 6 (14.29%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (4.76%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (14.29%) BigQuery
2 6 (14.29%) Data Mining
2 6 (14.29%) Oracle BI EE
3 5 (11.90%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (11.90%) MySQL
3 5 (11.90%) NoSQL
4 4 (9.52%) Couchbase
4 4 (9.52%) Oracle Database
4 4 (9.52%) Oracle ODI
5 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (4.76%) Big Data
6 2 (4.76%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 2 (4.76%) Oracle Exadata
6 2 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (2.38%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (21.43%) JIRA
2 8 (19.05%) Subversion
3 3 (7.14%) MSBuild
3 3 (7.14%) NUnit
4 2 (4.76%) Toad
5 1 (2.38%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.38%) FitNesse
5 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.38%) Grunt
5 1 (2.38%) JIRA Agile
General
1 6 (14.29%) Banking
2 5 (11.90%) Marketing
3 4 (9.52%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (4.76%) Retail
5 1 (2.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (50.00%) Developer
2 7 (16.67%) Analyst
2 7 (16.67%) TIBCO Developer
3 6 (14.29%) Data Scientist
4 5 (11.90%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (7.14%) Android Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Business Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Digital Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Junior
5 3 (7.14%) Project Manager
6 2 (4.76%) .NET Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Administrator
6 2 (4.76%) Junior Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Junior PHP Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (4.76%) PHP Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Report Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Security Administrator
6 2 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.76%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.05%) CSS
1 8 (19.05%) XML
1 8 (19.05%) XSLT
2 7 (16.67%) JMS
2 7 (16.67%) TIBCO EMS
3 6 (14.29%) HTML
4 5 (11.90%) AngularJS
4 5 (11.90%) jQuery
5 4 (9.52%) .NET
5 4 (9.52%) JSP
6 3 (7.14%) Android SDK
6 3 (7.14%) SOAP
6 3 (7.14%) Web Services
7 2 (4.76%) HTML5
7 2 (4.76%) MSMQ
7 2 (4.76%) Velocity
8 1 (2.38%) JSON
8 1 (2.38%) Silverlight
8 1 (2.38%) WCF
8 1 (2.38%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.19%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.90%) Mobile App
3 4 (9.52%) Xbox
4 3 (7.14%) Algorithms
5 2 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.38%) Economics
6 1 (2.38%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.38%) PMI
6 1 (2.38%) User Experience
6 1 (2.38%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.52%) Linux
1 4 (9.52%) Unix
2 3 (7.14%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (33.33%) Scrum
3 11 (26.19%) High Availability
3 11 (26.19%) Kanban
3 11 (26.19%) Software Delivery
4 10 (23.81%) SOA
4 10 (23.81%) UML
5 9 (21.43%) Analytics
6 8 (19.05%) Multivariate Testing
6 8 (19.05%) Performance Testing
6 8 (19.05%) User Stories
7 7 (16.67%) Migration
7 7 (16.67%) Multithreading
7 7 (16.67%) Web Analytics
8 6 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (14.29%) Front End Development
8 6 (14.29%) Machine Learning
8 6 (14.29%) Predictive Analytics
8 6 (14.29%) Software Engineering
8 6 (14.29%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 21 (50.00%) Java
2 20 (47.62%) SQL
3 8 (19.05%) JavaScript
4 7 (16.67%) R
5 6 (14.29%) C#
5 6 (14.29%) Python
6 4 (9.52%) PHP
7 3 (7.14%) T-SQL
7 3 (7.14%) VB
8 2 (4.76%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.38%) C++
9 1 (2.38%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) IIBA
2 1 (2.38%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.38%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (28.57%) Tableau
2 10 (23.81%) Google
3 9 (21.43%) TIBCO
4 7 (16.67%) Oracle
5 6 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 3 (7.14%) Adobe
7 2 (4.76%) Cisco
7 2 (4.76%) Intel Security
7 2 (4.76%) Omniture
7 2 (4.76%) Tripwire
7 2 (4.76%) VMware